Haiti Movie Awards, Nov. 20

MPAH Movie Award

Motion Picture Association of Haiti, Inc. presents the 2011 MPAH Movie Awards, to encourage and honor Haitian filmmakers at home and abroad. The Awards will take place on November 20, 2011, at UMass Boston (100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA.) from 5:30 p.m. on.  In addition to recognized high-achieving films and their creators, the event will feature a series of special awards, including one for humanitarian figures that gave themselves to the cause of Haiti and the earthquake aftermath. Humanitarian Award recipients are Governor Deval Patrick, State Rep. Linda Dorcena Forry and actor Jimmy Jean Louis.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $50 at the door.  To learn more, visit www.haitimovieaward.com or call (617)848-9017. Purchase tickets online at http://2011haitimovieaward.eventbrite.com/ for only $25 before October 1st, 2011.